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Distance between Charlotte, NC (CLT) and San Diego, CA (SAN)

Flight distance from Charlotte to San Diego (Charlotte Douglas International Airport – San Diego International Airport) is 2077 miles / 3343 kilometers / 1805 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 4 hours 25 minutes.

Driving distance from Charlotte (CLT) to San Diego (SAN) is 2382 miles / 3833 kilometers and travel time by car is about 42 hours 14 minutes.

Charlotte – San Diego

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2077
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3343
Kilometers
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1805
Nautical miles

How far is San Diego from Charlotte?

There are several ways to calculate distances between Los Angeles and Chicago. Here are two common methods:

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
  • 2076.933 miles
  • 3342.500 kilometers
  • 1804.806 nautical miles

Vincenty's formula calculates the distance between latitude/longitude points on the earth’s surface, using an ellipsoidal model of the earth.

Haversine formula
  • 2072.509 miles
  • 3335.381 kilometers
  • 1800.962 nautical miles

The haversine formula calculates the distance between latitude/longitude points assuming a spherical earth (great-circle distance – the shortest distance between two points).

Flight Duration

Estimated flight time from Charlotte Douglas International Airport to San Diego International Airport is 4 hours 25 minutes.

Time difference

The time difference between Charlotte and San Diego is 3 hours. San Diego is 3 hours behind Charlotte.
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Carbon dioxide emissions

On average flying from Charlotte to San Diego generates about 226 kg of CO2 per passenger, 226 kilograms is equal to 499 pounds (lbs). The figures are estimates and include only the CO2 generated by burning jet fuel.

Map of flight path and driving directions from Charlotte to San Diego

Shortest flight path between Charlotte Douglas International Airport (CLT) and San Diego International Airport (SAN).

Airport information

Origin Charlotte Douglas International Airport
City: Charlotte, NC
Country: United States Flag of United States
IATA Code: CLT
ICAO Code: KCLT
Coordinates: 35°12′50″N, 80°56′35″W
Destination San Diego International Airport
City: San Diego, CA
Country: United States Flag of United States
IATA Code: SAN
ICAO Code: KSAN
Coordinates: 32°44′0″N, 117°11′24″W

Airlines flying from Charlotte (CLT) to San Diego (SAN)

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